Added by on 2013-11-05


Sproing is looking for a Lead Artist (m/f), Fulltime

Your tasks…

  • Manage and lead a small to medium sized art team
  • Work with your Project Manager on programming your team’s schedules, deliverables, milestones and estimation
  • Assign tasks to the team members, according to their strengths
  • Interface with other departments (Code, Design, QA, Upper Management)
  • Mentoring Junior Artists
  • Overseeing the quality of your art team’s production
  • Foresee risks and adapt with flexibility to the contingencies of the production
  • Ability to document, plan and articulate work: architect and streamline content production pipelines, both internally and with outsourcers

Your profile…

  • Ability to keep an overview of all aspects of a project
  • Ability to identify the risks, dependencies, and priorities of your project
  • Experience in leading an art team and working in teams
  • Excellent English skills (oral and written), German optional
  • Communicative and conscientious working skills
  • Love for video games and digital art
  • Motivation and creativity
  • Proactive problem solver


  • Deep knowledge of realtime technologies (shaders, lighting, rendering, features implementation)
  • Strong artistic background and concepting skills
  • 5+ years of experience in the videogames industry

We offer you…

  • Good balance between leading tasks and production tasks
  • A stable work environment in a long-lasting independent company of game development
  • A creative, friendly and positive work environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • A wonderful and vibrant city to live in: Vienna
  • No insane crunching!

Sounds interesting? Apply at

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
The Sproing Team

Austrian work law binds us to indicate the legal minimum wage for each advertised position. For the position, it would be gross EUR 2.630,00 per month, 14 salaries per year (Kollektivvertrag IT, ST1, Regelstufe). The salary can be higher to recognize a candidate’s experience and skill level.